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Memorial details

Memorial type
Chapel or Church: Restoration or extension
District
East Lindsey
Town
Partney
County
Lincolnshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
59482
Current location

North east corner of the nave
St Nicholas Church
A16
Partney
East Lindsey
Lincolnshire
PE 23 4PG
England

OS Grid Ref: TF 410 683
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
The Chapel of St Mary was restored and a dedicatory rectangular plaque was attached to the wall over the altar. The plaque has its inscription in relief in lead lettering and a decorative border with roses at corners.
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF/ GOD/ THIS CHAPEL OF S. MARY/ THE VIRGIN IS RESTORED/ TO ITS ANCIENT USE IN/ MEMORY OF THE MEN OF/ PARTNEY WHO IN THE/ GREAT WAR 1914-1918 DIED/ THAT WE MIGHT LIVE/ +/ (Names)/ THEIR NAMES LIVETH/ FOR EVERMORE.
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 10
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 10
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,forename,decorations
    Order of information: surname,forename,decorations
Components
  • Chapel
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
  • Plaque
    Measurements: height 1070mm, width 870mm
    Materials: Metal
  • Lettering
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Lead
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • Faculty Book 274 / Book 14

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